About us.

About Health Futures

The world is experiencing a tremendous demographic shift. Thanks to rapid economic growth, technological advancements, and improved standards of living, people are living longer and better than ever before. Demand for high quality and affordable healthcare is growing significantly yet remains out of reach for many. Meanwhile, there is increasing interest innovation that reaches across sectors, taking inspiration from the unlikeliest of places.

The ACCESS Health Futures network offers an ecosystem and channel for open innovation. We are bringing together people and partners from across industries and regions to envision healthcare of the future — one that is patient centered, high quality, affordable, and accessible. The Health Futures network consists of healthcare providers, payers, multinational corporations, startups, government agencies, development organizations, investors and academic institutions based primarily in Asia including in Singapore, China and India.

Therapeutic Areas

Health Futures has a particular interest in creating new business and financing models across:

Cancer

Cancer

Cancer treatment and care is advancing rapidly. New models are needed in financing, patient support, and care.

Cardiometabolic diseases

Cardiometabolic diseases

Cardiometabolic diseases are increasing in both emerging and developed markets. Comprehensive, value-based care models are needed for prevention and management.

Infectious diseases

Infectious diseases

Global urbanization and connectivity require coordinated preparedness and response frameworks to avert cross-border threats to public health.

neurological conditions

neurological conditions

While advances in treatment have greatly improved quality of life, the brain remains largely unexplored. We have only scratched the surface, and many opportunities and challenges lie ahead.

Health Futures Team

Health Futures is supported by people who are passionate about improving access to high quality, affordable healthcare through innovative, patient centered models of care.

  • Adrienne Mendenhall
    Adrienne Mendenhall Director of Business Development
    • Dr. Chang Liu
      Dr. Chang Liu Managing Director for Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Singapore

      Health Futures Advisory Committee

      • Jeremy Lim
        Jeremy Lim Partner and Head of Asia Pacific, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oliver Wyman
        • Jarom Britton
          Jarom Britton Regional Attorney, Health, Education & Public Sector, Asia, Microsoft
          • Caitlin Asjes
            Caitlin Asjes Head of Public Policy South East Asia, Becton Dickinson
            • Dr. Hsien-Hsien Lei
              Dr. Hsien-Hsien Lei Vice President Communications and Value-Based Healthcare, Asia Pacific, MEDTRONIC
              • Alok Mishra
                Alok Mishra Chief Executive Officer, Value Addition

                Health Futures Singapore Mentors Network

                • Alok Mishra
                  Alok Mishra Chief Executive Officer, Value Addition
                  • Anand Jha
                    Anand Jha Managing Director, Ansea Consulting
                    • Bruno Occhipinti
                      Bruno Occhipinti Director of Strategy and New Business Development, Philips APAC
                      • Dr. Calvin Chan
                        Dr. Calvin Chan Director in Office of Graduate Studies, Singapore University of Social Sciences
                        • Candy Braithwaite
                          Candy Braithwaite Managing Director, BioPharmax
                          • Dr. Carol Tan
                            Dr. Carol Tan Geriatrician and Medical Director, The Good Life Co-operative
                            • Craig DeLarge
                              Craig DeLarge Digital Health Strategist, WiseWorking LLC
                              • Emmanuelle Ribot-Mariotte
                                Emmanuelle Ribot-Mariotte Managing Director, M.A. Pharm
                                • Fabio La Mola
                                  Fabio La Mola Partner, L.E.K. Singapore
                                  • Farhana Nakhooda
                                    Farhana Nakhooda Director of Healthcare and Social Services, IBM Asia Pacific
                                    • Fredrik Nyberg
                                      Fredrik Nyberg Chief Executive Officer, APACMed
                                      • Glenn van Zutphen
                                        Glenn van Zutphen Founder, Van Media Group
                                        • Ishita Dhamani
                                          Ishita Dhamani Director of Asia Pacific Advisory Center, Ernst & Young
                                          • Jason Yap
                                            Jason Yap Associate Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health
                                            • Jeff Weisel
                                              Jeff Weisel Director of Life Sciences and Healthcare Advisory, Ernst & Young
                                              • Jennifer Shortall
                                                Jennifer Shortall Marketing Director for Asia, iNova Pharmaceuticals
                                                • John Yoon
                                                  John Yoon Director, Asia Pacific, Joint Commission International
                                                  • Justin Hall
                                                    Justin Hall Principal, Golden Gate Ventures
                                                    • John McKendry
                                                      John McKendry Vice President, Developed Asia Cluster Lead, Pfizer
                                                      • Dr. Laurent Metz
                                                        Dr. Laurent Metz Global HEMAR lead, Global Public Health, Johnson & Johnson
                                                        • Manjunath Chandrashekar
                                                          Manjunath Chandrashekar Director, SAP Co-Innovation Labs South East Asia
                                                          • Melissa Kang
                                                            Melissa Kang CEO, Jasmine Sustainability
                                                            • Michel Faucher
                                                              Michel Faucher Employee Health & Benefits (EH&B) Growth Markets Regional Business Leader, Mercer
                                                              • Monica Mohan
                                                                Monica Mohan Partnership Propositions and Business Development, Allianz
                                                                • Reynold D’Silva
                                                                  Reynold D’Silva Senior Vice President, Head of Data Marketing Innovation at GO-JEK
                                                                  • Rose Kwan
                                                                    Rose Kwan Growth Markets Health Director and Partner, Mercer Health
                                                                    • Sandeep Bhargava
                                                                      Sandeep Bhargava General Manager, Healthcare and Life Sciences Business, DXC Technology
                                                                      • Siao Wearn Leong
                                                                        Siao Wearn Leong FIA Head of Health Insurance, Willis Towers Watson
                                                                        • Thiam Lim
                                                                          Thiam Lim Healthcare Director, Southeast Asia, SAP
                                                                          • Vivek Bachhawat
                                                                            Vivek Bachhawat Senior Vice President, APAC and MENA, Teva Pharmaceuticals
                                                                            • Yen Siang Leong
                                                                              Yen Siang Leong Manager, Consumer & Market Knowledge, P&G
                                                                              • Kyriacos Koupparis
                                                                                Kyriacos Koupparis Senior Innovation Expert, USAID
                                                                                • Caitlin Asjes
                                                                                  Caitlin Asjes Head of Public Policy South East Asia, Becton Dickinson
                                                                                  • Chris Hardesty
                                                                                    Chris Hardesty Director, Life Sciences, KPMG Singapore
                                                                                    • Michelle Thai
                                                                                      Michelle Thai Co- Medical Director of Rehabilitation, St Jude Medical Centre
                                                                                      • Dr. Snehal Patel, MD, ESQ
                                                                                        Dr. Snehal Patel, MD, ESQ CEO & Co-Founder, MyDoc
                                                                                        • SS Chopra
                                                                                          SS Chopra Managing Director, Civica Pte Ltd
                                                                                          • Josh Woodard
                                                                                            Josh Woodard Regional ICT & Digital Finance Advisor, FHI 360
                                                                                            • Wei Kong
                                                                                              Wei Kong Deputy Director, Asia Philanthropy Circle
                                                                                              • Esther Wang
                                                                                                Esther Wang Founder, Joytingle Pte Ltd
                                                                                                • Bernard Tan
                                                                                                  Bernard Tan Bernard Tan, Director, Commercial Strategy, Asia Pacific Restorative Therapies Group, Medtronic
                                                                                                  • Ayushi Agnihotri
                                                                                                    Ayushi Agnihotri Regional Engagement Manager (Asia), Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND)
                                                                                                    • Dhawal Dhjamb
                                                                                                      Dhawal Dhjamb Investment Officer, International Finance Corporation
                                                                                                      • Pratima Amonkar
                                                                                                        Pratima Amonkar Area Head ISV Partner, Microsoft APAC
                                                                                                        • Benjamin Belot
                                                                                                          Benjamin Belot Corporate Venture & Partnership Manager, Zuellig Pharma Holdings Pte Ltd

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